Mu’in al-Din gained a reputation for being a charismatic teacher, and accounts of his life after his death suggest that he received many gifts. The Urs festival in India is an annual festival held in Ajmer, Rajasthan, to mark the death anniversary of the Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti. This festival is held for six days and is celebrated in the 7th month of the Islamic lunar almanack. During this festival, thousands of pilgrims from India and abroad come to this pilgrimage site. If you are looking for the 800th year of Urs of Khwaja Garib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti Miniature Sheet as well as Stamps, visit Philacy.com.
27-05-2012: 800th year of Urs of Khwaja Garib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti Miniature Sheet
The United Nations Educational Impact celebrated the 800th year of Urs of Khwaja Garib Moinuddin Chishti in the form of a seminar at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 26 November 2012. On this occasion, Indian Post Department published a set of two 800th years of Urs of Khwaja Garib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti Miniature Sheet. Chishti Mu’in al-Din Hasan Sijji known as Garib Nawaz by the Muslims of India Shaikh Mu’in al-Din was a Persian Sunni Muslim. Garib Nawaz settled in the Indian subcontinent in the 13th century and propagated the famous Chishtiyya order of Sunni mysticism. After Iltutmish came to Delhi, Mu’in al-Din moved from Delhi to Ajmer and he was influenced by the writings of the famous Sunni Hanbali scholar.